Beginner’s Tip: How to Import to an External Hard Drive
Mar13

Beginner’s Tip: How to Import to an External Hard Drive

Mornin’ everybody, and greetings from a chilly Philadelphia (where it’s 23° and raining. Brrrrr!). I’m here for the 2nd stop on my nationwide “Lightroom On Tour” full-day seminar. Sorry I missed blogging on Friday — I was in a less cold (but snowy) Boston for the first stop on my Lightroom and had my hands full prepping to launch the new tour. BTW: Thanks to the 360+ photographers who came out to spend...

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Dispelling Lightroom’s Hidden “Auto Adjustment on Import” Myth
Nov07

Dispelling Lightroom’s Hidden “Auto Adjustment on Import” Myth

Today we’re dispelling the myth that Lightroom automatically does an Auto Adjustment to your RAW images when they’re first imported. That’s what it may look like, but it’s actually something else.

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Two Follow-up Tips To Yesterday’s Lightroom Mobile Post
May10

Two Follow-up Tips To Yesterday’s Lightroom Mobile Post

Hi Gang – just a quick follow-up to yesterday’s post about finding a better, easier to find location for your sync’d photos coming in to Lightroom Desktop from Lightroom Mobile. The first tip is:  Although you chose a new location for your images imported from your camera into Lightroom Mobile, all the images you have in that old folder, in that old location, don’t automatically jump into that new folder — you...

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Lightroom Quick Tip for Importing Directly Into a Collection
May06

Lightroom Quick Tip for Importing Directly Into a Collection

Just a quick little tip about a time-saving feature you can use during Importing that snuck past a lot of folks – thought you might find it helpful. Hope you all have a great weekend, and we’ll catch ya back here next week. 🙂 Best,...

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Lightroom Tethering Tip
Feb08

Lightroom Tethering Tip

Good Monday everybody. Here’s a great little tip (and one that I did not already know), that I just picked up from my buddy Terry White from Adobe, and it about having the tethering HUD (see in the lower third of the image above) automatically hide while you’re tethering. Just press the letter “f” on your keyboard and not only do your tethered images now appear full screen (with all the panels hidden), but your...

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Another Way to Apply Presets on Import
Jan11

Another Way to Apply Presets on Import

Hi Gang — let’s start the week off with a little “Working with Presets” quick tip. The ability to apply presets on Import has been around for nearly as long as Lightroom’s been around, but this little tips let’s you choose to apply an Import preset while you’re still in the Develop Module.   STEP ONE: If you have a preset you want to apply to the next batch of images you want to import;...

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